COLUMBIA, SC — Advance discount admission, ride and Grandstand tickets for this years S.C. State Fair go on sale Thursday.
This years fair runs Oct. 9-20.
General admission tickets and Pepsi Grandstand Concert Series tickets can be purchased on line beginning at 10 a.m. Thursday. Admission tickets and ride vouchers also are available at statewide Bi-Lo stores.
Advance general admission tickets are $7 for everyone 6-54 years old. Those tickets increase to $10 once the fair opens. Admission for seniors 55 years old and older will be $7 throughout the fair.
Children 5 years old and younger and active and retired military personnel and their dependents with proper identification will be admitted free throughout the fairs run. Oct. 10 is College Day at the fair and all students with a valid, current college ID will be admitted free that day.
Advance ride vouchers are $23 and will increase to $28 once the fair opens.
Family Fun Packs are available online only until Aug. 31. The $70 package includes five admission tickets, two ride vouchers, and 10 $1 food discount coupons.
For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.scstatefair . org.